written assignment

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Noun1.written assignment - an assignment to write somethingwritten assignment - an assignment to write something  
assignment - an undertaking that you have been assigned to do (as by an instructor)
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There are two ways in New York for a lender to prove from the outset that the underlying note was properly transferred: (i) producing a valid written assignment of the note, or (ii) demonstrating that the note was physically delivered to it.
A brief written assignment guiding students to search the Pro-Quest Historical Newspaper database for 18th century newspapers mentioning hymn-writing and public hymn-singing helped students develop an awareness, based on primary sources they saw with their own eyes, of the broad popularity of public hymn-singing in colonial America.
The training, which is open to anyone and would normally cost pounds 500, takes 30 hours, includes a two-day workshop and completion of a written assignment.
A written assignment can be a powerful way for students to clarify their values.
The National Writing Project, begun in 1974 at the University of California at Berkeley, stemmed from a similar notion: that regular reviews of the process of writing, with repeated drafts and frequent editing, were a better way to assess how the student was doing than the old way of grading grammar and spelling tests and the final version of any written assignment. Those series of drafts would be all an assessor needed to judge the student.
In English classes, teachers have used the artwork as the source for a written assignment. Numerous teachers have commented that they have used the artwork to clarify a concept in their own discipline.
The strategy created a context of contemporary change in the classroom by structuring a written assignment to mimic a characteristic of complexity theory.
Though this article discusses the benefits specific to ESL students, it might be a helpful approach for encouraging student ownership, and students' development of an authorial voice, in any written assignment. Additionally, the possibility of differentiating assignments--giving students different assignments based on their progress through a game (or quiz)--could be beneficial for disciplines outside ESL.
There are two exceptions to this rule: there is an enforceable written work-made-for-hire agreement between the parties or there is a written assignment agreement between the parties.
This collaborative activity provides students with a foundation for articulating their thoughts prior to beginning a written assignment, such as a position paper.
This article reviewed one method of integrating written assignments into an accounting course.